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Sr. Director, Global Medical Affairs, Molecule Lead-Nabiximols

Company: Jazz Pharmaceuticals
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:

Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: JAZZ) is a global biopharmaceutical company whose purpose is to innovate to transform the lives of patients and their families. We are dedicated to developing life-changing medicines for people with serious diseases - often with limited or no therapeutic options. We have a diverse portfolio of marketed medicines and novel product candidates, from early- to late-stage development, in neuroscience and oncology. We actively explore new options for patients including novel compounds, small molecules and biologics, and through cannabinoid science and innovative delivery technologies. Jazz is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland and has employees around the globe, serving patients in nearly 75 countries. For more information, please visit www.jazzpharmaceuticals.com and follow @JazzPharma on Twitter.

The Global Medical Affairs Molecule Lead (GMA ML) for NABIXIMOLS is a key member of Jazz’s Global Medical Affairs department, reporting directly to Therapy Area Head for Neurosciences, GMA. As the company’s subject matter expert for NABIXIMOLS in movement disorders, he/she will hold a key leadership position and be responsible for developing an integrated Global Medical Affairs Strategy and Plan for the molecule. The GMA ML will partner with the Regional and Global Medical Affairs teams to ensure the needs and perspectives of Medical are represented at global matrix teams across the development and commercial lifecycle. As a leader within the business, he/she is expected to partner with senior cross-functional colleagues to ensure effective product lifecycle management.  The incumbent will drive the delivery of high quality scientific, medical and strategic communications and evidence generation strategies for the product globally.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the planning and execution of an integrated Global Medical strategy that addresses current and future needs of the business
    • Develop annual and 3-year integrated Global Medical Affairs Plan for NABIXIMOLS, clearly outlining medical strategic imperatives, critical success factors and tactics including evidence generation activities.
    • Lead the annual cross functional global NABIXIMOLS Integrated Evidence Generation Plan (Phase IV & ISTs) development and execution in alignment with the Global Molecule Team (GMT) and Brand Team objectives
  • Develop the NABIXIMOLS core scientific platform, which should encompass disease state(s), the unmet medical needs, and the product’s clinical attributes
  • Work closely with the Medical Communications team to craft the NABIXIMOLS communication strategy and publication plan
  • Responsible for developing and executing the Global Medical Affairs pre-approval strategy for new indications
  • Maintain strong scientific knowledge of the Movement Disorders market from both a scientific perspective as well as from the perspective of the current and future competitive landscape
  • Be able to provide medical insights contributing to pipeline growth, due diligence and portfolio development
  • Establish and lead a Medical Core Team, ensuring strong alignment with Regional Medical Affairs and partners.
  • Oversees core Medical Affairs programs and develops KPIs to track success of the Medical strategy and plan
  • Represent the voice of Medical in the GMT and provide a holistic view of Medical Affairs strategy for molecule
  • Provide a clear GMA plan for geographic expansion, based on the company's product pipeline and activity
  • Making sure the business maintains a status of compliance with affiliate and international codes and regulations relevant to the markets in which the business operates
  • Collaborate with other GMA MLs as relevant to ensure alignment around overlapping areas of interest (e.g. disease states, MOA) and the leveraging best practices

Essential Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree required. MD degree preferred.
  • Clinical experience in Neurology and specifically movement disorders is highly desired.
  • Medical Affairs and/or clinical development experience in neurosciences and/or movement Disorders required:
    • Experience developing and executing Global Medical Affairs Strategies and Plans preferred
    • Experience developing and executing company sponsored post marketing evidence generation including RWE preferred
  • Experience working with US, European and International markets preferred
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams required
  • Strong organizational skills, delivering on commitments in a timely manner, while maintaining a strong customer focus.
  • Entrepreneurial thinking, self-starter with positive can-do attitude.
  • High degree of professionalism, integrity and collaboration required.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.

Jazz Pharmaceuticals is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

Jazz Pharmaceuticals is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Philadelphia , Sr. Director, Global Medical Affairs, Molecule Lead-Nabiximols, Other , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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